The future we're building -- and boring | Elon Musk

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Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in conversation with TED's Head Curator, Chris Anderson.
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  • WolfCastle Wolfcastle
    WolfCastle WolfcastleTime siden

    Elon, please! no. tunnels in L.A & cali!?...or across the US. what about the san andreas or the many other faults across the us/globe. jetsons baby! flying cars! & google it! there's already plenty of research/proto types out there. I'd rather fly!!...then be stuck underground. come on American gov!...just break out that anti-gravity tech we've had for yrs.;) Musk knows!, but can"t comment. ;P

  • Hasan Khalifah
    Hasan Khalifah2 timer siden

    Why cant nobody ask the normal fucking questions that we need answers to like what are you gonna do for the whole climate change problem or sea level or all the stuff affecting our life or going to in a couple years instead he gets invited on TED and u guys ask about the tech there making ask if they have solutions like wtf jeeez this dude is thinking about life on mars like get ur questions right this is why we aren't getting any ware in this world

  • Van Dango
    Van Dango4 timer siden

    Are tunnels a great idea in an area with lots of earthquakes?

  • Lightning Rod
    Lightning Rod5 timer siden

    Feb 27 2021 "its just blur"

  • Helene Kennedy
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  • K P
    K P8 timer siden

    I love Elon Musk. I have a pretty impressive resume and experience and I would work for him any day. I can contribute let me start with holding your briefcase sir. :-) I honestly hate working for the many establishments that is just working on humming along, and not roaring forward.

  • Lee Nick Shramko
    Lee Nick Shramko9 timer siden

    Where are the environmentalists? Doesn’t this compromise the terra firma ? Cali has enough instability being on fault lines.

  • screening1
    screening19 timer siden

    it's a cheater.

  • Lakus231
    Lakus2319 timer siden

    The Legend

  • Roxanne Mason
    Roxanne Mason10 timer siden

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    Paige Lehman

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  • Patricia Johnsonson
    Patricia Johnsonson11 timer siden

    Elon is out there!!! He wants an elevator to take one car at a time to a tunnel system? Chicago had lower Wacker Drive. Cars just take a ramp down to it.

    ALEXxGOD12 timer siden

    38:40 The look of death 😂😂🙌🏻

  • chinookvalley
    chinookvalley12 timer siden

    His cool shoes? Those are rocket launchers in the heels. Very nice.

  • chinookvalley
    chinookvalley13 timer siden

    I just watched an interview with his mom. Yes, he really does have a mother. Or so she says.

  • Dave S
    Dave S13 timer siden

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  • Tatjana Šiljeg
    Tatjana Šiljeg14 timer siden

    I love this guy, he is full of ideas...

  • Freddy Morgan
    Freddy Morgan17 timer siden

    The best decision I ever made in my life was investing in the financial market. Trust me guys, it pays 😃

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  • Liam Jones

    Liam Jones

    17 timer siden

    @Anna Garlin Why don't you trade with Christopher Chu's team? people's lives have been changed with their help. You kinda lucky you came accross this comment section.

  • Anna Garlin

    Anna Garlin

    17 timer siden

    Please I need an account manager too. My life is currently in shambles. Got a lot of debts to pay.

  • Aubrey Miner

    Aubrey Miner

    17 timer siden

    @Edmund Cornelius Not suprised at all.Their success story is everywhere.

  • Edmund Cornelius

    Edmund Cornelius

    17 timer siden

    Wow that's a lot.

  • jude999
    jude99917 timer siden

    How do you get around severe limit in access capacity?

  • hill bell
    hill bell18 timer siden

    People will be kicking themselves in few weeks if they miss the opportunity to buy and invest in Crypto as it's retracting....BE WISE

  • graciano butil
    graciano butil20 timer siden

    you must help people in need like me

  • Ashwin Raj
    Ashwin Raj21 time siden

    He is not boring

  • Damorion Dydell
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  • Top10 Farsi
    Top10 Farsi22 timer siden

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  • Sang
    Sang22 timer siden

    i always want this man happy ♥

  • Green Mat Unboxing
    Green Mat UnboxingDag siden

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  • Đào Duy Thiện
    Đào Duy ThiệnDag siden

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  • James Bonde
    James BondeDag siden

    Seems to me, if Elon was REALLY that smart, he'd be building public transport, (electric) and just get rid of all the fucking cars.

  • West Wind
    West WindDag siden

    This brilliant mind needs so many brilliant minds to help get this vision/work done. Is there enough brilliant minds that can step up? He can't do it all by himself. 🤯🤓❤

  • Pablo Ríos Camarena Zozaya
    Pablo Ríos Camarena ZozayaDag siden

    Very well conducted interview. Cheers Chris Anderson 👌

  • Danielle
    DanielleDag siden

    Collectively, there is so much awe And appreciation here in these comments for Elon Musk. I am no different. I am in awe and perhaps a little in love 🥰

  • SuperBigwinston
    SuperBigwinstonDag siden

    However great the vehicle there's still nutter drivers on the road.

  • Roache TV
    Roache TVDag siden

    when he said by 2017 the car will drive itself by command my heart started beating really fast then i remembered what year it is and got a little bit upset. COME ELON I NEED YOU TO DO THIS

  • TheRealDX
    TheRealDXDag siden

    what about earthquakes?


    Why not just build a high speed rail system? Why build this thing you need a car to access?

  • Wolfz900
    Wolfz900Dag siden

    Sure making some big claimes right there. He’s like a politician

  • Audra Gutierrez
    Audra GutierrezDag siden

    All of his projects are in service to the ultimate goal of colonizing other planets. He's not only working on how to get to Mars - he's working on perfecting many of the things necessary to maintain a colony. Money is happy byproduct, but the ultimate goal seems to be financing the research and advancing the goal of colonization. That's some chess.

  • Phinomenon
    PhinomenonDag siden

    why isn't the focus then establishing an installation on the moon in order to harvest H3 in abundance giving us unlimited and clean energy? .....Also propulsion fuel to branch out then to Mars.

  • Aedan Hanley
    Aedan HanleyDag siden

    Why are you Boring ?? Funny how people think they can bust balls. What a douche Elon is awesome

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  • BadMon Tingz
    BadMon TingzDag siden

    I feel like he gets more done in his sleep then I do while I’m awake

  • Sadettin Mert
    Sadettin MertDag siden

    Elon HD Musk

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  • Mikael Neault
    Mikael NeaultDag siden

    I could listen to him all day

  • Sai Bharath
    Sai BharathDag siden

    He is going to bore his way to riches and plunder Mother Earth of her forbearance and stability . God alone know what catastrophe these network of underground tunnels will lead to ...

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  • Blockchain ve Kripto paralar
    Blockchain ve Kripto paralarDag siden

    Elon Musk is strong because we will not give up blockchain. The World Should Change. Technology And Money Must Be Dıstrıbuted To People Equally (Elon Musk güçlüdür çünkü vazgeçmiyor bizde blockchainden vazgeçmiyeceğiz. İnşallah.) dünya artık değişmeli teknoloji ve para eşit olarak dağıtılmalı.


    Elon Musk is awesome. What an interesting and fascinating person, I wish I had 1% of his intellectual faculty and wealth.

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  • nathan Murray
    nathan Murray2 dager siden

    I'll go as a toilet cleaner if I have to but what a waste of talent ♈ go hard an smart boring LL y interesting

  • nathan Murray
    nathan Murray2 dager siden

    Ohh and I won't let you down I'm currently in construction and love tech hypaloops aws an a vac type tube mature man

  • nathan Murray
    nathan Murray2 dager siden

    Please i wanna job on mars 3year turn around I got family or a relocation I got tilt panel concrete construction experience And building 🔥 penitration dozer and I love 3d 4d printing I think outside the square I've worked in multiple areas and I can be of great help in terraforming activitys an love 🚀 ships pkeeese reply

  • nathan Murray
    nathan Murray2 dager siden

    Prbly an aries

  • Ricardo Sebastian
    Ricardo Sebastian2 dager siden

    There is nothing wrong with God's creation in heaven, it is not a wise human dwelling, because it is among those that will be destroyed when judgment comes and I hope that God's promise in heaven will be a dwelling place and no new heaven and earth can be paired there. that is the holy city that will soon come.

  • the Top Rock Project
    the Top Rock Project2 dager siden

    This is ridiculous lol, as a senior mining engineer specialized in multi discipline works and development I genuinely laugh outload 26-12ft diameter costs is not simply proportionate to cross sectional area, and tunneling machines do not stop to install ground support. I really like Elon and think he's great at going up but this is a gross over simplification of the development process and is absurd.

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  • Shubham Pancholi
    Shubham Pancholi2 dager siden

    Looks like a waste of time, energy and money. *All we need is a Thanos snap.*

  • Lee50


    2 dager siden

    Mass murder...hmmmm no.

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    Hughleik11112 dager siden

    Alert. Brown nose laugh at 5:30

  • Geoff Ingram
    Geoff Ingram2 dager siden

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  • Raphael Douglas
    Raphael Douglas2 dager siden

    Successful people don't become that way overnight. What most people see at a glance-wealth, a great career, purpose-is the result of hard work and hustle over time.

  • MeMeMe


    7 timer siden

    Indeed Wealthy people are like Glaciers

  • Mary Kent

    Mary Kent

    2 dager siden

    @Robert Rayford you are correct too! But it's better to take risk than to remain poor.

  • Robert Rayford

    Robert Rayford

    2 dager siden

    @Arun Lukiç you are correct ! But you also need to know that the rate of scam is too much this days.

  • Arun Lukiç

    Arun Lukiç

    2 dager siden

    Is better to try and fail than not trying at all.

  • Arun Lukiç

    Arun Lukiç

    2 dager siden

    @Mooresville George But I really don't know why people are scared of investing.

  • Bubber Cakes
    Bubber Cakes2 dager siden

    Overpopulation is our largest problem. Nobody is trying to fix that. More public transportation with cities and suburban areas planned for fewer cars would help a lot. I do not want a car that drives itself. I enjoy driving. How many thousands of truck drivers are you going to put out of work?

  • Niople Elpoin
    Niople Elpoin2 dager siden

    He stutters when he tries to remember how many zeroes in his bank accs

  • Lee50


    2 dager siden

    Doesnt a documentary on him.

  • McGrady
    McGrady2 dager siden

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  • steve mcinnis
    steve mcinnis2 dager siden

    I think the government owns the land under the surface everywhere. Correct me if I m wrong

  • Thierry Harera
    Thierry Harera2 dager siden

    On one hand there is the likes of Elon Musk then there are the vermin like Fauci and gates ."... go figure

  • No ThisIsPatrick
    No ThisIsPatrick2 dager siden

    hes so smart but I will never understand why he called his son X Æ A-Xii lol

  • Lee50


    2 dager siden

    Free will.

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  • Joannot
    Joannot2 dager siden

    The straight fact is: He is so wrong about the time line.

  • camaro man
    camaro man2 dager siden

    In other news today china is using a weather controling machine made by Nikola Tesla called harp supposedly was allowed to be used on Texas as a test causing the winter freeze they just went through

  • camaro man
    camaro man2 dager siden

    He's either a Reincarnation of Nikola Tesla an AI robot or an alien either way I like him if I had his money I'd probably be doing the same things as science in building things and they actually work somehow makes you feel good inside it's a shame I'm poor and have to do things on a 50 to $100 budget I have splurged and built $1,000 bulletproof robot for target practice and for hauling in caring things up to 600 lb

  • Jordan Hunt
    Jordan Hunt2 dager siden

    I love this man!

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  • Science Militia1
    Science Militia12 dager siden

    Has he never seen maximum overdrive? We're all gonna die!

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  • Xin Wei
    Xin Wei2 dager siden

    @10:36 i wonder how Elon feels..

  • flyingfishdreams
    flyingfishdreams2 dager siden

    Propped up with tax payers money $$$

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  • Nimesh Jain
    Nimesh Jain2 dager siden

    His vision to save humans for the future 👍👍👏👏👏

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  • Jozef Mäsiar
    Jozef Mäsiar3 dager siden

    this guy is amazing

  • Floating Pointz
    Floating Pointz3 dager siden

    The speed of mind builds a web of thought while the tongue is doing some sort of flailing at a much slower speed.... An unfortunate side-effect of introverted thinkers....

  • parsons energy
    parsons energy3 dager siden

    I enjoyed Elon's energy and vibrancy. I detested the moderators injection of his political viewpoint, 'that climate change is significantly affected by anthropogenic existence.... that 'consensus science' is synonymous with a another concept called science'.... What makes listening to Elon so refreshing is that he deals with the reality of facts.... In other words what sane people call science... facts are the blood of theories that espouse reproducibility, however, there is also subjective theory... we call that politics (where facts are the antithesis of reality)...

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  • Smitty Domingo
    Smitty Domingo3 dager siden

    Avoid cities near the sandres fault and platonic plates (pardon for spelling) if cities are prone to earth quakes, it woukd be better to build on top, like new yorks central train station!

  • Ken Clarke
    Ken Clarke3 dager siden

    I wanna see him interviewed by Sam Hyde

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  • Balumarzhan Amanbayeva
    Balumarzhan Amanbayeva3 dager siden

    Господи какой он умный

  • Art & Les
    Art & Les3 dager siden

    It's hard to explain technical stuffs to ordinary people.. Look how elon musk struggled trying to explain in layman's term 😂

  • Joher Huachuvilca
    Joher Huachuvilca3 dager siden

    Was I the only that started thinking about "I.Robot" About the cars underground all being automatic until Will puts it on manual

  • Juan Hernandez
    Juan Hernandez3 dager siden

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  • J'accuse!
    J'accuse!3 dager siden

    Playing with fire is dangerous...

  • Lee50


    15 timer siden

    @J'accuse! Urrrgh.

  • J'accuse!


    17 timer siden

    @Lee50 you can also grow up, you don't know what I said ....

  • Lee50


    2 dager siden

    You probably said that about the iphone or any advancement ever made...grow up.

  • AntJamNow
    AntJamNow3 dager siden

    I get the feeling Jacob Collier and Elon Musk are fueled by the same intellect and passion to make the world a better place - just on completely different subjects.

  • Andrew Fazenbaker
    Andrew Fazenbaker3 dager siden

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  • Explore
    Explore3 dager siden

    Elon is one of our biggest hope. Hope for this planet. Hope for the human race. So grateful to live in the same times as him.